Waregem will welcome Genk to Regenboogstadion on Sunday for their match of the 1st round in Jupiter League. Waregem finished on 9th place last season, while their next opponents ended up on 7th position, after collecting eight more points.
Waregem vs Genk Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Waregem||Loss||5 W/ 3 D/ 12 L||3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L|
|Genk||Win||12 W/ 3 D/ 5 L||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L|
Last game between the teams: 19.01.2020 Jupiler League: Waregem – Genk 0:3; Kristian Thorstvedt 23’, Junya Ito 55’, Theo Bongonda 63’
Last game at this venue: 19.01.2020 Jupiler League: Waregem – Genk 0:3; Kristian Thorstvedt 23’, Junya Ito 55’, Theo Bongonda 63’
Worth mentioning: Genk trashed Waregem with 0:3 away from home in the last encounter between the two teams. None of the last three meetings was won by the home sides, as all three ended in different outcomes with each team recording a win, loss and a draw. Only one draw has been registered in the last twelve H2H clashes. Three of the last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, while just one witnessed goals at both ends.
Waregem vs Genk Stats
|As of 07.08||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Waregem||Win||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
|Genk||Loss||5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game Waregem: 01.08.2020 Club Friendly: Waregem – Gent 2:1; Saido Berehino 1’, Jelle Vossen 6’; Roman Yaremchuk 55’; Bassem Srarfi from the home team was sent off with straight red card in the 31’; Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 66’
Next game Waregem: 16.08.2020 Jupiler League: Beerschot VA – Waregem
Last game Genk: 01.08.2020 Club Friendly: Genk – Lens 2:3; Benjamin Nygren 8’, Stephen Odey 83’; Aleksandar Radovanovic 10’, Florian Sotoca 22’, David Costa 24’
Next game Genk: 11.08.2020 Club Friendly: Genk – RWDM
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Waregem’s previous competitive match was in March, when they lost with a catastrophic 7:0 to Anderlecht. Since then Waregem played seven friendlies and recorded two victories, including in the most recent one, but lost on four occasions. All but one of their last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, while three of those saw both involved teams to score.
Genk met Lans in a double friendly last Thursday, with the teams finishing in 1:1 draw in the first and then the French side won with 3:2 the second. Before those meetings Genk were on a four game winning streak, which began back in March in the last round of the 19/20 campaign in Jupiter League. The team has managed to keep just one clean sheet across the last seven matches. Three of Genk’s last five clashes featured over 2,5 goals, and four witnessed goals at both ends.
Waregem vs Genk News
Missing players Waregem: Erdin Demir, Sammy Bossut and Henrik Bjordal are injured.
Missing players Genk: Bryan Heynen, Gano Zinho and Kristian Thorstvedt are injured.
Waregem vs Genk Predictions
Genk to win – 1.90 @ bet365